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Why Choose Dr. Spitz for Vasectomy Reversal?

  • Board-certified urologist
  • Fellowship-trained in microsurgical vasectomy reversal, including vasoepididymostomy
  • Performs “back-up” sperm freezing simultaneously with vasectomy reversal
  • Performs all procedures at state-of-the-art outpatient surgical facility with dedicated microsurgical suite, instrumentation, anesthesiologists and staff
  • Uses general anesthesia, safely administered, to ensure that patient feels no discomfort whatsoever (and does not move) during the procedure
  • On-call physician always available
  • Excellent success redoing failed vasectomy reversals
  • Always evaluates couple to ensure maximum success
  • Accommodations for out-of-town patients conveniently located across the street
  • Continuous follow-up with patients through pregnancy and childbirth
  • Many successes resulting in many happy families
  • Easy access to patients from throughout Orange County, Anaheim, Riverside, CA, San Diego, Los Angeles, and beyond
  • We have the knowledge to assist you with IVF in San Diego and the surrounding areas.

Out of town patients may enjoy visiting Disneyland or catching an Angel's baseball game in nearby Anaheim or visiting Sea World in beautiful San Diego.

The facts about reversing a vasectomy

Thousands of men undergo vasectomy each year as a permanent means of birth control. Yet for some of these men, life brings unexpected turns, which lead them to change their mind. For some, there may be a strong desire to have another child years later. For others, there may be the tragic loss of a child. Often, divorce and remarriage bring a new opportunity to create a family.

Regardless of the circumstances, a vasectomy can be reversed

A vasectomy should be considered permanent and irreversible. Reversible vasectomy is not 100% guaranteed, and it is significantly more complex than a vasectomy. The wise man should be as sure as possible that he is finished having children before undergoing vasectomy. Even then, it's hard to anticipate life's unexpected turns of events and easy to see why some men can change their minds even years later. Statistics show that vasectomy reversals are requested by about 6 percent to 12 percent of men who have undergone vasectomy.

Microsurgeons have the highest success rates in vasectomy reversal, and microsurgery tops the list as the most successful vasectomy reversal procedure. Dr. Aaron Spitz is the only fellowship trained vasectomy reversal microsurgeon in Orange County from Anaheim to Riverside, CA to just north of San Diego.

Microsurgery results in the return of sperm in 75 percent to 97 percent of patients.

The shorter the time elapsed between the vasectomy and the proposed reversal, the greater the success rate. The cost of a vasectomy reversal is significantly less than the cost of in vitro fertilization (IVF) and sperm retrieval surgery. In fact, parents will typically spend two to three times as much on IVF than vasectomy reversal for each baby born. It can take from six to 18 months to achieve pregnancy after vasectomy reversal, sometimes sooner.

Increase your chances of vasectomy reversal success. Trust the experience of Aaron Spitz, MD, for compassion and results. Call us at 800.352.2956 or use our convenient online Request an Appointment form to schedule your consultation. Visit us if you reside in Orange County, CA (Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Laguna Niguel, Mission Viejo or Irvine) or Los Angeles County, CA (Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Long Beach or Torrance).

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